You will fulfill the research methodology requirement to gain a background and improve the rigor in your research. To fulfill the research methodology requirement, you may select from graduate courses in computer science, biometrics, math, economics, behavior sciences, engineering, education, business and computational biology.
You may select other courses to satisfy the research methodology requirement with the consent of your advisor and the PhD program co-director.
Students in the Business School must take ISMG7220 as one of their research methodology courses unless you already have taken an equivalent graduate statistics courses. A waiver for ISMG7220 must be given by your advisor and program co-director. CSE students are encouraged to take CS-PhD level courses; you can refer to the computer science list of courses.
Sample courses from the different disciplines include: